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Md. Senate committee considers complicated health care changes

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ANNAPOLIS — Maryland lawmakers were still making changes to a bill designed to stabilize the individual health insurance market hours before a hearing Wednesday, demonstrating the complexity of finding a solution to federal health care changes. Late changes to a ...

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New Md. law to protect Planned Parenthood funding could be in play

Planned Parenthood on Howard Street in Baltimore. (File)

If either of the Republican proposals to overhaul the nation’s health insurance rules become enacted, it would lead to an early use of Maryland’s new law providing funding for Planned Parenthood in the federal government’s place. Both the health insurance plan released by ...

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Difficult health care choices may be on horizon for Md.

Physicians and health workers join House Democrats to speak out on the impact of the Republican health care plan, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Maryland could have to decide between cutting coverage or spending a lot more money to fund health care if the U.S. Senate Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act were to become law. The Better Care Reconciliation Act unveiled Thursday would ...

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Study: Medicaid gives more in rural Md. access to health insurance

As President Donald Trump and his administration look to repeal the Affordable Care Act and make deep cuts to Medicaid, a new study showed evidence that Medicaid expansion has decreased the number of uninsured in rural areas of the country. ...

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